We wrote the book on professional power washing and exterior cleaning services that are used by most companies in North America.
When you’ve been in the business as long as we have, you gain a tremendous amount of industry insight and real-world wisdom. We’re happy to share this knowledge with you via our regularly updated blog section.
Each part of the country faces its own specific soil issues and its own “typical” house surface, and area contractors must seek out the best cleaner formula for that particular set of circumstances. Some contractors are looking for something unique, to set themselves...read more
In this post, we would discuss about chemicals and cleaners that are used by our Commercial Restorations team for house and exterior building cleaning. Sodium Hypochlorite - Sodium hypochlorite (a.k.a. bleach) is one of the most commonly used chemicals in the world. A...read more
Any task is always made easier with the right tools. At Commercial Restorations exterior building cleaning and house is no different. The right equipment can make the job easier and less time consuming. Pressure Washer – Most contractors opt for a gas-powered portable...read more
In our previous blog post about power wash troubleshooting process, we have explained how to troubleshoot problems like algae, mold, mildew, rust stains, bird excrement and artillery fungus. In this post, we would explain some more problems which should be solved for...read more
There are some important things that you need to check before starting power washing process. We have listed some of them in this blog and few more would be covered in another blog. Algae, Mold, and Mildew - Molds are fungi that grow on surfaces and aid in the...read more
Wood Siding -Wood siding could be either made of shakes, T1-11, or lap siding. (Wood restoration is covered in another course.) Typically when this siding needs to be cleaned it may need to be restored or painted. It is important when cleaning wood siding to use very...read more
The phone rings. A potential customer is calling and asking you for a price to have their building washed. It is very important for you have a solid sense of the scope of the work to be performed as well as a full understanding what is going to be cleaned and how it...read more
In this post we will discuss the exterior cleaning of homes, buildings, and the many different surfaces that make up today’s market and opportunity. (We will not be discussing the cleaning and sealing of log cabins, as they are covered in a separate article.) A home...read more